Annecy diversity panel

Annecy Fest and Market Pledge to Promote Gender Parity

The organizers of the Annecy Festival and Market have signed a charter to promote gender parity and diversity at the event. The charter proposes to commit to the following: Providing ... Continue Reading →

Pinkava and Oftedal Reveal Secrets of VR ‘Piggy’

Show biz folks know that comedy is hard, and timing is everything. But when you try to make people laugh in the world of virtual reality, everything is a million times more difficult. ... Continue Reading →
Pom Poko

GKIDS and Fathom Revisit Ghbili’s ‘Pom Poko’

Studio Ghibli fans will get a chance to see the late Oscar-nominated director Isao Takahata’s acclaimed movie Pom Poko June 17, 18 and 20th in select U.S. theaters. Originally released ... Continue Reading →
Rob Bredow

ILM’s Rob Bredow Tapped to Deliver SIGGRAPH Keynote

ILM, a Lucasfilm company based in San Francisco, recently announced the promotion of industry veteran and longtime SIGGRAPH conference contributor Bredow to senior VP, exec creative ... Continue Reading →

Eight Things You Can’t Miss at Annecy

If you’re an animation fan, you know that the arrival of June means it’s time for the charming Alpine town of Annecy in southeastern France to host one of the most incredible, ... Continue Reading →
This Magnificent Cake

‘Chute,’ ‘Magnificent Cake’ Win Prizes at Animafest

The 28th edition of Zagreb’s acclaimed Animafest came to a close this weekend, with the award ceremony held in Cinema Europa. The Grand Competition Short film award was given to Boris ... Continue Reading →

Bucheon Fantastic Fest Unleashes South Korea’s ‘Underdog’

Oh Sung-yoon and Lee Choon-baek’s much-anticipated feature Underdog is set to premiere at Asia’s top genre film festival, the Bucheon Intl. Fantastic Film Festival (BIFAN). ... Continue Reading →
Bridging the Gap

11 Projects Selected for 4th Bridging The Gap Animation Lab

Eleven animation TV series and feature films projects from Latin-America, Spain, Italy and Philippines have been selected to participate in the 4th international Bridging the Gap – ... Continue Reading →

Top Two African Animation du Monde @ DISCOP Abidjan Pitches Revealed

The two finalists have been announced in the 2nd Annecy – MIFA Pitches Animation du Monde, made possible through a continued partnership between Annecy Int’l Animated Film Festival ... Continue Reading →
Improbable Pirate Adventures

Digital Dimension’s ‘Improbable Pirate Adventures’ Sets Sail for MIFA

With the Annecy Int’l Animated Film Festival right around the corner, Digital Dimension has this week unveiled the trailer for its latest original TV property, Improbable Pirate Adventures. ... Continue Reading →